Before & After: A $15 Accent Wall Makeover

created at: 05/28/2012

If you’ve got $15, a steady hand, and a bit of patience, you can turn a boring wall like this…   

created at: 05/28/2012

…into a stylish accent wall like this! Heather Freeman from The Lovely Cupboard did just that with a handmade stencil and some paint pens. Incredible, right? The final look is a fraction of the cost of a similar wallpaper Heather had had her eye on and, if she tires of it, she can simply paint over it rather than mess with time-consuming wallpaper removal. Check out how she did it over on The Lovely Cupboard!

Have any of you tried your own stenciled “wallpapers”? How did it turn out?